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Skylens heads-up display helps pilots 'see' through the fog

Thanks to instrumentation, flying blind in bad weather isn't the problem it used to be, but pilots still suffer the unfortunate effects of spatial disorientation. Not being able to see where you're going causes people to lose their sense of balance and direction, which can sometimes lead to fatal …

The best science and technology pictures of the week

The most impressive images this week from science, tech and health, including amazing air displays and nature at its most breathtaking.<p><b>More galleries</b><p>Frightening lightning and dust storms<p>Plane trails and tadpole stars<p>Volcanic plumes and home-made tanks<p>Foggy landings and robot tackles<p>Space suit test …

Human hibernation: Secrets behind the big sleep

The extreme survival tricks of hibernating animals… and the occasional human… could help us overcome life-threatening injuries, as Frank Swain discovers.<p>Imagine it: you have been rushed into the emergency room and you are dying. Your injuries are too severe for the surgeons to repair in time. Your …

Five perplexing questions about computers in 2039

Twenty-five years from now, what issues and fears will we have about our deeper interaction with computers? New Scientist magazine sifted through predictions from leading researchers in the field. And if they’re right, we’ll be discussing, worrying about and debating everything from extreme surgery …

Free aircraft-tracking service launched after Flight MH370 tragedy

The British satellite communications company that pointed the search for Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 to the Indian Ocean is offering a free and …

Airplanes

500-year weather 'extremes' at all ends of the country

Talk about WIDE WEATHER 'EXTREMES,' as we entered the second week of May last Wednesday, we were seeing record cold, snow and ice in areas near the …

One dead and hundreds evacuated in Oklahoma wildfire

<b>Emergency workers are struggling to contain a wildfire in the US state of Oklahoma after a blaze set by firefighters to clear brush spread out of control, leaving one person dead.</b><p>A local man was killed on Sunday after he refused to leave his home as the fire neared, a fire official said.<p>At least 30 …

Meet the new Golden Girls (and guys): How boomers are coming up with creative living arrangements

<i>This is part of The Globe and Mail's week-long series on baby boomers and how their spending, investing, health and lifestyle decisions could affect Canada's economy in the next fifteen years. Is Canada ready for the boom?</i><p><i>For more, visit</i> tgam.ca/boomershift <i>and on Twitter at #GlobeBoomers.</i><p>Marianne …

More Than 100 Homes Destroyed by Wildfire Near Fritch, Texas

Hundreds of people were forced to flee their homes after a wildfire broke out in the Texas panhandle.<p>The fire started around 4 p.m. Sunday (5 p.m. ET) near Fritch in Hutchinson County. It destroyed more than 100 homes and continued to rage into the night despite being 75 per cent contained by …

Sault Ste. Marie, ON - 7 Day Forecast - Environment Canada

Current ConditionsObserved at: Sault Ste. Marie Airport 5:00 AM EDT Wednesday 9 May 2018<p>Mostly Cloudy<p>14°C57°F<p>°C<br>• °F<p>°C<br>• °F<p>Observed at:Sault Ste. Marie …